I-95 Construction | Wilmington, Delaware | I-95 Exit Guide

Lane Closures, Detours For I-95 Construction in Delaware, Expect Delays

The Delaware Department of Transportation’s (DelDOT) contractor will implement nighttime lane closures next week for work on the new SR 141 bridge. Motorists should anticipate travel delays.

I-295 Northbound Shifted to I-95 Northbound on the following dates and times:

  • 8 PM Monday, May 7, 2018 until 5 AM on Tuesday, May 8, 2018Rain Date: 8 PM Tuesday, May 8, 2018 until 5 AM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The contractor will be shifting I-295 northbound traffic to I-95 northbound between Exit 5 and past the SR 141 northbound interchange before merging again with I-295 northbound via the temporary crossover. Exit 2/SR 141 southbound ramp to I-295 northbound will also be closed during this time period.

Detour Routes

  • I-295 northbound motorists will use the right lane signed for I-95 northbound and stay in the right lane of I-95 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-295 northbound.
  • SR 141 southbound to I-295 northbound motorists should follow detour signs to make a right on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.

I-95 Northbound Shifted to I-295 Northbound on the following dates and times:

  • 8 PM Tuesday, May 8, 2018 until 5 AM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018
  • Rain date: 8 PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 until 5 AM on Thursday, May 10, 2018

All I-95 northbound lanes will be closing and shifting to I-295 northbound between Exit 5 and past the Route 141 northbound interchange before merging again with I-95 northbound via the temporary crossover. The SR 141 northbound ramp (Exit 3A) to I-95 northbound and SR 141 southbound ramp (Exit 3A) to I-95 northbound will also be closed during this time period.

Detour Routes

  • I-95 northbound motorists will use the right lanes signed for I-295 northbound and stay in the left lane of I-295 and then use the temporary crossover just past the work zone to go back onto I-95 northbound.SR 141 northbound to I-95 northbound motorists should follow detour signs and make a left on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.
  • SR 141 southbound to I-95 northbound motorists should follow detour signs to make a right on Commons Boulevard, a right onto Churchmans Road, a left onto SR 1/7 southbound, and merge onto I-95 northbound.

Detour signage will be posted for motorists.


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